Clatsop County is rich with historical heritage. Cannon Beach, Seaside, Astoria, and surrounding areas offer an abundance of sites to visit, discover, and explore.
Cannon Beach: Cannon Beach Historical Society; Ecola State Park; Les Shirley Park Beached Whale Site
Seaside: Lewis and Clark Salt Works Site
Warrenton/Hammond: Fort Stevens State Park and Fort Stevens Historical Area; Fort Clatsop National Memorial
Astoria: Astoria Column; Clatsop County Historical Society Museum; Flavel House Museum; Heritage Museum; Uppertown Firefighters Museum; Columbia River Maritime Museum; Astoria’s Children’s Museum; and Fort Astoria
Tillamook County, too, offers its historical heritage.
Garibaldi: Garibaldi Museum
Tillamook: Naval Air Museum; County Pioneer Museum; Cape Meares Lighthouse; and Tillamook Forest Interpretive Center
Cape Meares Lighthouse and Wildlife Refuge: This area also offers, the Arch Rocks National Wildlife Refuge, and the Octopus Tree. www.capemeareslighthouse.org
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